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Two Angels with Banner, Unknown English 19th Century

Two Angels with Banner

Unknown English 19th Century

Domenico Zampieri, called Il Domenichino

St. John the Evangelist

Domenico Zampieri, called Il Domenichino

Anthony van Dyck

Saint Rosalie Interceding for the Plague-stricken of Palermo

Anthony van Dyck

Bartolomé Esteban Murillo

Heavenly Shepherd

Bartolomé Esteban Murillo

Louis Comfort Tiffany

Inspiration
Louis Comfort Tiffany

Isaiah’s Lips Anointed with Fire: Benjamin West, P.R.A.

Benjamin West, P.R.A.
Isaiah Lips Anointed with Fire

 

Carlo Francesco Nuvolone

Carlo Francesco Nuvolone (attr. to)
St. Joseph and the Christ Child

Carlo Dolci

Carlo Dolci
Madonna and Child

Imperial Red Cross Easter Egg

 

Imperial Red Cross Easter Egg, 1915

Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846-1920), Henrik Wigström (Russian, 1862-1923, House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842-1918). Gold, silver, enamel, glass, ivory; overall: 8.6 x 6.4 cm (3 3/8 x 2 1/2 in.). The Cleveland Museum of Art, The India Early Minshall Collection 1963.673.

 

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The Resurrection

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